TITLE

Untitled

AUTHOR(S)
Abram, Mike
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;10/10/2008, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the beet agricultural sector in Great Britain as of October 2008. It mentions that British Sugar is paying full contract prices for every tonne of beet for the season. Such measure leaves growers making sure that not a beet is left in field nor has broken and bruised roots. It discusses steps on how harvesters avoid lifting losses which include having the flails set at 1-1.5 inches (in) of leaf on the biggest beet.
ACCESSION #
34799973

 

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